COMKFOR MET THE AUSTRIAN FEDERAL MINISTER OF DEFENCE AND SPORTS AND THE AUSTRIAN CHIEF OF DEFENCE
Pristina, 21 st December 2016. Today, at Camp "Film City" NATO KFOR
Headquarters in Pristina, KFOR Commander, Major General Giovanni Fungo,
met the Austrian Federal Minister of Defence and Sports, Magister Hans Peter
DOSKOZIL, accompanied by General Othmar COMMENDA, the Austrian
Chief of Defence.
The overall security situation in Kosovo was the main topic discussed during the
The Austrian Federal Minister of Defence confirmed that Austria will continue
to support KFOR's mission in maintaining a safe and secure environment and
freedom of movement throughout Kosovo.
General Fungo expressed his appreciation for the professionalism of the
Austrian contingent. Austria contributes with approximately 500 soldiers who
are mainly deployed in Peja, as part of the Multinational Battle Group West, in
Prizren, as well as the part of KFOR HQ staff and the Joint Logistic Support